Monthly Archives: January 2015

Reports From The 2015 Historique Monte Carlo Rallye

This year I hope to be able to get daily reports/stories from one of the competitors in the 2015 Historique Monte Carlo Rallye.   One of the competitors is owner/driver David Ring who along with his navigator, Peter Moss, will … Continue reading

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2015 19 Captitales Historico To Be Held March 2 – 7, 2015

The 2015 19 Capitales Historico rally will be held in Uruguay from March 2 to March 7, 2015.  This is one of the major classic car rallies in South America.  The country of Uruguay is made up of 19 provinces. … Continue reading

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2015 Dakar Rally – Final Standings

The 2015 Dakar Rally has come to an end.  In the classes that I had been following, the cars and the bikes, I think that both winners are worthy champions.  My work schedule prevented me from following the last few … Continue reading

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1970 Canadian BP Economy Run License Plate added To My Collection

The USA and other countries (England and maybe others) had the Mobile Economy Run at various times during the 1950s. 60s, and 70s, but Canada had its own attempt at big time economy runs with the 1970 BP Canadian Economy … Continue reading

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2015 Dakar Rally – Stage 10 Results

I got an email yesterday noting that I was being harsh toward Nani Roma and the author pointed out that the time-of-day arrivals at the checkpoints did not support my rant that Roma should not have passed Al-Attiyah.  The actual … Continue reading

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2015 Dakar Rally – Stage 9 Results

Today’s Stage 9 took the competitors from Iquique to Calama, both in Chile.  The day started off with a 51 kilometer transit to the DSS where the competitors embarked on a 450 kilometer competitive stage.  The competitive stage was followed … Continue reading

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2015 Dakar Rally – Stage 8 (Bike Class Only)

Today the complexion of the Bike Class changed considerably.  Evidently it was not possible for Barreda to borrow a set of handlebars from other team members during the marathon stage.  As a result Barreda fell way back today as he … Continue reading

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